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Murder Board

260 pages
Severn River Publishing Llc

On the tough streets of Boston, justice requires a detective who isn't afraid to break the rules.

Recommended for fans of THE DEPARTED and BOSCH.

"Brian Shea is the real deal. A veteran detective turned thriller author...It truly doesn't get any better..." -Steve Konkoly, USA Today Bestselling Author of the Ryan Decker Series


The crime sent shockwaves through the entire city.

But for Boston homicide detective Michael Kelly, the case hits particularly close to home.

Kelly was born and raised only a few blocks from where the girl's body was found. He still has friends living in the old neighborhood.

Some are cops.

Others run the Irish mob.

And when Kelly's investigation uncovers a shocking conspiracy, he realizes that he'll need to use all of his unique connections to solve the case.

Because Kelly is determined to bring the killer to justice.

Whatever the cost...


The first novel in the most suspenseful crime series to hit bookstores in years. Written by a former detective, Murder Board is perfect for fans of Michael Connolly's Harry Bosch, David Baldacci's John Puller, and James Patterson's Alex Cross.

"...a superbly written and suspenseful thriller..." -T.R. Ragan, NYT Bestselling Author

"With his background as a cop, Brian Shea adds a dose of realism to his writing few authors can match...." -Jeff Carson, Author of the Bestselling David Wolf Series

Author Bio
Wall Street Journal bestselling author Brian Shea has spent most of his adult life in service to his country and local community. He honorably served as an officer in the U.S. Navy. In his civilian life, he reached the rank of Detective and accrued eleven years of law enforcement experience between Texas and Connecticut. Somewhere in the mix he spent five years as a fifth-grade schoolteacher. Brian's myriad of life experience is woven into the tapestry of each character's design. He resides in New England and is blessed with an amazing wife and three beautiful daughters.